It’s the day you’ve always dreamed of.
Make it picture perfect at Hiwassee River Weddings.
From an intimate elopement with a few special guests to a large celebration that includes all your family and friends, Hiwassee River Weddings and Events is the ideal location for your special day.
The climate controlled interior in addition to the natural coolness along the banks of the Hiwassee River allow for weddings and events in this magical place year round.
Everything all under one roof
Surrounded by mature majestic river oaks and loblollies, picturesque mountains, shaded woods, and the Hiwassee River as the most elegant backdrop one could imagine.
Experience the true southern hospitality of Hiwassee River Weddings and Events and the professionalism and expertise of our specialized events team. Allow us to assist you in customizing your event and creating the biggest day of your life into all you dreamed it to be.
Saturday Package includes:
Exclusive use of the timber frame event center with heat and air
Chairs and tables up to 200 guests
Wooden benches to seat 200 for outdoor seating on river bank or within forested ceremony sites
On site manager /day of venue coordinator
Do you offer accommodations for the bridal party to get ready in?
Yes, absolutely! The Bridal Suite is located in the event center. The bride and her bridesmaids will enjoy a beautiful blending of rustic and elegant with the use of elegant cream drywall, exposed wood beams, many mirrors, beautiful furniture, and a romantic chandelier.
Elegant and man-approved groom’s room. Don’t worry about missing the Saturday ballgame while you are getting ready, as we have a large television in the room
Do you provide chairs and tables for the ceremony and reception?
Yes, we do! We can easily accommodate up to 200 guests. We take care of the set up of chairs and tables and river/forest benches. We do ask that all decor that is brought in be removed in the hour following their event.
What happens if it rains?
In the event of inclement weather we are able to easily move your ceremony into the timber frame event center! The timber frame event center is an absolutely gorgeous “plan B”. We also allow the bride and groom to return to get their pictures with the River view.
Do you include restrooms?
Yes! We have beautiful, high end, handicapped compliant, running water restrooms.
Are there any additional costs?
Yes. Each client is responsible for purchasing a one day special event policy which names Hiwassee River Weddings as additional insured. This protects both parties involved. Please ask for details.
Do you have WiFi?
Yes! Perfect for live updates or even stream your ceremony live to family in other parts of the world.
Can Hiwassee River Weddings be used for events other than weddings?
Yes! We would love to host your corporate event/seminar at Hiwassee River Weddings and Events on a weekday. more on that Here
How late can my reception go?
All receptions must end by 10pm.